SPENCER YOUNG, Law Clerk / Paralegal

Spencer Young brings to Rose Law Firm over two decades of legal experience in corporate and transactional law with top law firms and in-house legal departments. His experience has mostly focused in the areas of General Corporate and Contract Law, Mergers & Acquisitions, Construction and Capital Projects, Lending and Finance, Regulatory Compliance, Energy, Oil and Gas, Mining and Healthcare. He also has practiced in Real Estate, Dispute Settlement, Litigation Management, Procurement and Service Agreements, Private Offerings, Securities, and Alternative Dispute Resolution.

Spencer began working in large law firms in Texas and Colorado after law school and his practice focused on corporate and securities law and M&A deals.

He then served as In-House Counsel for PacifiCorp where he negotiated, drafted and managed procurement and constructions contracts and ownership and operating agreements for capital projects; advised management on corporate legal and risk/benefit matters, including regulatory compliance, potential acquisitions, and land use and real estate issues; oversaw litigation counsel including negotiating settlements, participating in mediations, and gathering facts and evidence for formal disputes.

Spencer is currently licensed to practice law in Texas and Colorado and is applying for membership to the Oregon State Bar.





  • J.D., Columbia University, 1997

  • B.A., Russian Language and Literature, Brigham Young University, 1992


  • Texas, 1997

  • Colorado, 2001


  • Alternative Dispute Resolution Training, 2007

  • Parker School of Foreign and Comparative Law, Honors Recognition in International Law, 1997